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    Dangers of "Melatonin" supplements for insomnia

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    For those who are unable to sleep, buy melatonin supplements. Be aware of the possible long-term harm to your body. If you can't sleep, see your doctor for treatment.
    Melatonin supplements Help sleep It is not allowed from the FDA.
    Dr. Poonlarp Chanthawitwong, MD. The Deputy Secretary-General of the Food and Drug Administration said there was a large percentage of melatonin-containing dietary supplements found on social media. Which states claiming properties that contribute to sleep The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would like to clarify that melatonin is currently not allowed as an ingredient in food or as a food product. Because it is a hormone that, if exposed for a long time may cause harm to the body.
    Together with products that contain most of the melatonin It is intended for distribution to aid in sleep. This purpose is not classified as a "food" as defined in the Food Act 2522. Currently, melatonin-containing drugs are registered as a specially controlled drug. It is allowed to be used only in a hospital setting or to be controlled by order or under the guidance of a physician.

    What is melatonin?
    Melatonin is a hormone that the body makes from the pineal gland in the brain. It is responsible for controlling sleep and waking during the day. Including the change of the season Therefore, it is commonly used to treat sleep disorders.
    The dangers of misusing melatonin
    Research data show that people over 55 when taking melatonin can improve sleep quality. But among children it was found that melatonin exposure was likely to be unsafe. Because it may affect other hormones And may interfere with the development of the body during adolescence Melatonin may also interact with certain drugs, such as anticoagulants. (Anticoagulants) Anticonvulsants, Diabetes drugs, etc.
    Dangerous Side Effects of Consuming Melatonin Supplements
    Deputy Secretary-General said that it would warn consumers to choose to purchase health products. Safety should be considered, especially products containing melatonin. The research has shown that if consumed for a long term, it may cause side effects such as daytime drowsiness. Pain or slotxo dizziness, dizziness, lightheadedness, short-term depression
    When the body feels insomnia or insomnia Should consult a medical professional for the correct treatment. You shouldn't risk buying any dietary supplements. That the ad promises to help you sleep and eat by yourself If consumers find health products that are inaccurate or not up to standard Complaints can be made at the hotline at the FDA, tel. 1556, or via the Oryor Smart Application or the provincial public health office nationwide.

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    May 2020
    Montreal, Canada

    Re: Dangers of "Melatonin" supplements for insomnia

    Though Melatonin is used by many people, it still has contraindications side effects. I would check the info about it before taking (usually, I use Canadian Pharmacy for this purpose). Thanks for sharing this info, I'll keep it in mind, and I'm sure it will help many people.

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